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PCAS Adaptive Skiers hit the slopes

Ski season is here! Each weekend from January to March our trained PCAS instructors offer ski lessons at Camelback Mountain Resort, Tannersville PA.
Skiing for all abilities
PCAS can accommodate a wide range of skiers. Lessons include guided skiing for the visually impaired, stand up and sit down skiing, and lessons for intellectually disabled skiers.  This year, thanks to generous grants from […]

By |January 5th, 2017|Sport|0 Comments

Bayada Regatta

The 35th annual Bayada Regatta is right around the river bend. PAR athletes and volunteers are gearing up for another great weekend of competition and camaraderie. It’s the country’s largest adaptive rowing competition, held on the Schuylkill river each August .  Insiders describe it as an amazing gathering of people from all over the country, who come together to share their […]

By |August 10th, 2016|Sport|0 Comments

Yoga – No Experience Required!

In an idyllic setting overlooking the Schuylkill River and framed by the setting sun, the weekly session is a terrific opportunity to quiet the mind while stretching and strengthening the body. And like other PCAS activities, the program brings together a diverse community of people interested in learning about and practicing yoga.
By |July 18th, 2016|Sport|0 Comments

Bayada Regatta

DATE: August 15, 2015. The BAYADA Regatta is the nation’s oldest and largest all-adaptive rowing competition for athletes with physical disabilities. Sponsored solely by BAYADA Home Health Care, the event takes place at the St. Joseph’s University Boathouse on the banks of the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, PA.

The regatta is free of charge, open to the public—and lots of fun! […]

By |April 1st, 2015|Sport|0 Comments

When it gets cold, rowers move indoors

Indoor rowing is a thing. Indoor rowing gyms are popping up in cities everywhere. What was once (and is still) an effective training tool for rowing coaches is gaining ground with non rowers too. The machine is simply called an erg.

Rowers have a love hate relationship with the erg. Mostly they love to hate it. You can’t hide from that […]

By |November 24th, 2014|Photo, Videos|0 Comments